Looking into the mouth of the hopper which mine carts dumped into at the top of the Concentrator.
The shaft house, where hydraulic steel doors allowed or denied entry into the mine shaft. Overhead is a light and alarm. If it sounds, the mine is being evacuated, and you best not go in and best stay the hell out of the way. Locals dump tires here, now.
Asbestos rope isn’t something you can buy at Home Depot anymore, but it’s fire and heat resistant stuff; great for industrial work, like in a sugar mill.
Books in nooks and not getting a look… about the crook with hooks that cooks.
Candy jar molds, in the far corner of the paint shop.
When boiling beet juice accidentally spills from the gas-fired tanks two feet away, you better be wearing some of these, or bye-bye legs.
Don’t let Mitchell Engine House run out of steam…
A US Army Corps of Engineers tug, tied at the end of the pier before the American Victory was parked here.
Peering into a remote office at Manitoba Wheat Pool #3. Someone left their to-do list behind.